Languages spoken here include Asuri, an Austroasiatic language spoken by approximately 17 000 in India, largely in the southern part of Palamu; and [Magahi Language] group with almost 40 000 000 speakers, written in both the Devanagari and Kaithi scripts.
The only university in Medininagar (Daltonganj) is Nilamber-Pitamber University, created on the 17th of January, 2009. The Chief Minister of Jharkhand declared that the Nilamber-Pitamber University would be set up in Medininagar (Daltonganj) in 2001. There are 66 primary schools, 30 middle schools, 17 Navsirijit schools, 10 high schools and 1 Engineering College in the Daltonganj block. The main colleges in Daltonganj include:
Women's College(Old Garhwa Road)
Janta Shivratri College
DAV Engineering College (Betla Road)
RCIT Engineering College (Bishrampur)
RIIT Engineering College "Rastriya Institute of Information Technology & Engineering" Redma near Kali Mandir Daltonganj
Nilambar Pitambar University
Popular schools in Medininagar (Daltonganj) are
RIIT Kids School of IT Expert & Programmer with Mid-brain Activation
Popular Computer Education Centre in Medininagar (Daltonganj) are
RIIT Computer Centre" Redma near Kali temple Daltonganj
RIIT Kids School of IT Expert Redma near Kali temple Daltonganj
World's first tiger-census was done in the Palamau forests in the year 1932. Counting was based on pugmarks. There were around 44 tigers when the last census was done. There are several other wildlife found in the sanctuary — chital, chinkara, common langur, dhole (wild dogs), elephants, gaur, hares, Indian porcupine, nilgai, monkey, mouse deer, leopard, pangolin, panther, sambar (deer), sloth bear, wild boar and wolves. Peafowl, red junglefowl and partridges are the common birds found here.
The tourists can drive through dense patches of sal and bamboo in the park. A guide and jeep can be hired from the forest department. Watch towers are there to observe the wildlife in relative safety.There are tree houses which can be rented out for stay and food arrangement is also catered for.